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Community Development : United Ways (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

United Way of West Central Mississippi

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three stars

80.47

920 South Street Vicksburg, MS 39180
tel: (601) 636-1733   Web Site
EIN: 64-0330259

Board Leadership
Tim Reeves
Board Chair

CEO
Michele Connelly
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.47 three stars
  Financial 79.97 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

United Way of West Central Mississippi works to advance the common good by focusing on education, income and health. These are the building blocks of a good life- a quality education, enough income to support a family, and good health. By bringing together people and resources to address these issues, and by attacking their underlying causes, we hope to make lasting, fundamental change for everyone. We aim build a stronger, healthier community by bringing together the human, financial and strategic resources necessary to deliver measurable improvements and solutions to the critical health and human services facing the communities we serve.

United Way of West Central Mississippi works to advance the common good by focusing on education, income and health. These are the building blocks of a good life- a quality education, enough income to support a family, and good health. By bringing together people and resources to address these issues, and by attacking their underlying causes, we hope to make lasting, fundamental change for everyone. We aim build a stronger, healthier community by bringing together the human, financial and strategic resources necessary to deliver measurable improvements and solutions to the critical health and human services facing the communities we serve.

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Financial

two stars

79.97

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
67.8%
  Administrative Expenses 18.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.30
  Program Expenses Growth -3.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 22.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of West Central Mississippi on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Way of West Central Mississippi on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of West Central Mississippi (MS) 80.47 three stars
United Way of St. Joseph County (IN) 88.29 three stars
The Greenwich United Way (CT) 85.37 three stars
Wiregrass United Way (AL) 87.69 three stars
United Way of Lake County (OH) 87.27 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $688,729
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $688,729
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $688,729
   Other Revenue $92,328
TOTAL REVENUE $781,057
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $636,529
   Administrative Expenses $129,181
   Fundraising Expenses $117,570
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $883,280
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-102,223
   
Net Assets $1,293,867

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Raise & Allocate Funds $636,529 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 11/01/2019 80.47 three stars
2017-12 12/01/2018 79.03 two stars
2016-12 09/01/2017 74.57 two stars
2015-12 11/01/2016 74.47 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 76.51 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 72.50 two stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 74.75 two stars
2012-12 09/01/2014 71.46 two stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 64-0330259
Name in IRS Master File UNITED WAY OF WEST CENTRAL MS
NTEE Code T70
NTEE Classification Fund Raising Organizations That Cross Categories
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (927) Fundraising
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date February, 1965
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$65,000 7.35% Michelle Connelly Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Way of West Central Mississippi (MS) 80.47 three stars
United Way of Johnson County (IN) 87.38 three stars
United Way of McLean County (IL) 85.10 three stars
United Way of Lancaster County (PA) 87.44 three stars
United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona (AZ) 90.91 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

United Way of West Central Mississippi
920 South Street
Vicksburg, MS 39180
tel: (601) 636-1733
fax: (601) 638-7636
EIN: 64-0330259

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Board Leadership

Tim Reeves
Board Chair

CEO

Michele Connelly
Executive Director

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